Electrical Safety: On the Homefront Bill’s Quality Electric, LLC shares electrical safety tips with a special focus on fire prevention on the home front and the electrical hazards that can cause fires and what you can do to avoid them. Included are electrical fire statistics and common sources of electrical fires. Tips include the safest ways to handle electrical appliances, extension cord usage to avoid overheating as well as proper lamp usage. When we take the time to determine what is too much for an outlet to handle and then only use it with the proper amperage, we can avoid the risk of electrical fire due to overheating. Stay Electrically Safe and Smart as a homeowner with your electrical usage! Special Thanks to Valpolife.com, to NFPA and to Ben Felton of NIPSCO for the article, May 2016 is National Electrical Safety Month.